All products can be classified in the Customs Modernization and Tariff Act (CMTA), specifically Section 1611 entitled “Tariff Nomenclature and Rates of Import Duty”, which lists all products and their corresponding tariff rates. Tariffs are the taxes applied on imported goods.

Knowing the correct classification of products is essential if you intend to engage in trade and would like to know the applicable import duty on your product of interest.

Date of Last Revision: September 2017
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